Take it apart. Put it together. Take it apart. Put it together. If taking apart and reassembling cylinder heads is eating up too much of your valuable shop time, keep reading. We have some tips on how to slash your disassembly/assembly labor costs, as well as other ways to streamline your OHC aluminum head rebuilding processes.
As many of our readers report, the cylinder head market is changing. For better or worse, the mix of heads being rebuilt today is shifting more and more to late model OHC aluminum heads. Five or six years ago, aluminum heads were more of a novelty than a mainstream item.
In the past, most traditional rebuilders didn